Men's Olympic Basketball Schedule: USA Faces Tunisia, Spain Takes On Australia

Fox News

The Olympics are crazy. There are lots and lots of events at all hours of the day. But if NBC has its way, you'll learn about the events only a few minutes before you watch them, probably on tape-delay, with all the foreigners cut However, as legendary Team USA head coach Mike Krzyzewski has indicated, […]

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Olympics swimming: American Ryan Lochte fails to medal in 200 freestyle

San Jose Mer

Ryan Lochte was a big star well before he arrived at the London Olympics. And he's already made big news — good and not so good — in the first three days of competition. But here are 10 things you might not know about the swimming star. Ryan Lochte LONDON — Ryan Lochte has turned […]

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Stars' Olympic Memories

Daily Beast

American coverage of women's gymnastics falls squarely into one of two camps: tales of plucky, lovable teens wearing their perma-smiles to the winners' podium, or exposés of the sport's seedy underbelly, of eating disorders, Hot Crazy Important Weird. Follow: Video, Shawn Johnson, Shawn Johnson Olympics, Shawn Johnson Today, Today Shawn Johnson, Media News. Shawn Johnson […]

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Gymnast ready to hand over medals title to Phelps in London


London: Former Olympic gymnast Nadia Comaneci and ex-basketball star John Amaechi will carry take the Olympic flame as it begins a seven-day tour of London on Saturday. Olympics 2012 | Schedule | Medals Tally | Photos. The pair will take the torch Gymnastics: Nadia Comaneci makes gold selections. Stratford City fills up with excited fans […]

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Young British Star Is Everywhere Except on the Medals Podium

New York Tim

Tom Daley steps out of the pool after completing a dive in the Men's Synchronized 10m Platform Diving competition on Day 3 of the 2012 Summer Olympics on Monday (July 30) at the Aquatics Centre in London, England. Hometown boy Tom Daley finished in fourth place with his diving partner, Peter Waterfield. Their combined score […]

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Ryan Lochte loses again, cannot escape Michael Phelps's legacy at London …

Washington P

We don't know Ryan Lochte the way we know Derek Jeter, don't have a real feel for his strengths, weaknesses or performance under pressure. So we get to the pool and start writing about this rivalry between Lochte and Michael Phelps, as if there is Lochte told me he tried to wear his grill on […]

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May-Treanor and Walsh Jennings win

LONDON—Misty May-Treanor walked off the beach volleyball court at Horse Guards Parade holding a brightly colored cupcake—a gift from partner Kerri Walsh Jennings' mother. Their match, which started late and ran past midnight, ended too late for Day 1 of the 2012 London Olympics has come and gone, and after a full day of action […]

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2012 Summer Olympics schedule: basketball competition Day 2

Thankfully, redemption is still an option as there are lots of chances for members of the U.S. men's team to get individual medals. Here's the listings for the remaining men's schedule as I look at each opportunity for the U.S. men's team to win an NBC's primetime coverage of the 2012 London Summer Olympics on […]

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Twitter the trending topic at Olympic Games

San Francisc

It turns out to be easier to find out when and where the original Olympic Games were held (776 BC, in Olympia, Greece) than to nail down the story behind National Cheesecake Day. Yes, in case it had passed you by, today is National Cheesecake Day. Jul. 30, 2012 – Since the last Olympic Games […]

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Alex Morgan: American Striker Is Key for USA Women's Soccer Gold Medal

Bleacher Rep

As the United States prepares to close out pool play against North Korea on Tuesday, grasping a gold medal isn't that far away. Alex Morgan, the team's youngest player, is at the center of it all. After a 3-0 victory over Colombia in their second game Alex Morgan may not get as many interviews as […]

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